LONG BEACH TOWNSHIP, NJ - The Long Beach Township Police Department sent out a text alert at 10:42 a.m. stating that there will be no swimming today. 

The alert said:

Due to extremely dangerous ocean conditions all Long Beach Twp beaches are red flagged today, no swimming.  Please stay out of the water. 

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Beach Haven Beach Patrol also announced earlier this morning that swimming is prohibited. 

The alert came in from the Beach Haven Emergency Management system at 9:10 a.m. that stated:

Beach Haven Lifeguards are advising the ocean is extremely dangerous today.  Swimming is prohibited.  Please stay out of the water. 

With the last week of summer in full swing, it's a great time to enjoy some off beach activities, like the waterpark, arcade, mini golf, shopping and eating.